New Living Translation
Most of the crowd spread their garments on the road ahead of him, and others cut branches from the trees and spread them on the road.
King James Bible
And a very great multitude spread their garments in the way; others cut down branches from the trees, and strawed them in the way.
Darby Bible Translation
But a very great crowd strewed their own garments on the way, and others kept cutting down branches from the trees and strewing them on the way.
World English Bible
A very great multitude spread their clothes on the road. Others cut branches from the trees, and spread them on the road.
Young's Literal Translation
and the very great multitude spread their own garments in the way, and others were cutting branches from the trees, and were strewing in the way,
Matthew 21:8 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
21:8 A great multitude spread their garments in the way - A custom which was usual at the creation of a king, 2Kings 9:13.
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2 Kings 9:13
Then they quickly spread out their cloaks on the bare steps and blew the ram's horn, shouting, "Jehu is king!"
They brought the donkey and the colt to him and threw their garments over the colt, and he sat on it.
Many in the crowd spread their garments on the road ahead of him, and others spread leafy branches they had cut in the fields.
As he rode along, the crowds spread out their garments on the road ahead of him.
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